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Intro to OpenMP: Part 2


Speaker Info:

Ali Kerrache
High Performance Computing - Analyst
University of Manitoba, WestGrid / Compute Canada


This online workshop will build on the Intro to OpenMP: Part 1 session (delivered on January 31). This session will delve deeper into using OpenMP and introduce new OpenMP directives to tackle hard-to-parallelize problems. Participants will be led through a series of hands-on, interactive examples during the workshop.

The topics covered include:

  • Review of the loop parallelism
  • Load balancing
  • Conditional multithreading

Who Should Attend:

  • This session is intended for current WestGrid / Compute Canada account holders who have experience with programming in C/C++ or FORTRAN and would like to learn how to use OpenMP directives in their code.

Pre-Requisite Skills / Knowledge:

  • All attendees must have familiarity with logging in to WestGrid systems, using UNIX and basic job script commands. If you are a new user who has never written C/C++ or FORTRAN code before, this session may not be suited for you at this time.
  • All attendees must have accounts with Compute Canada and WestGrid


Seminar Slides